job id: r0000079698
job family: law
schedule: full time
location: 33 south 6th street, minneapolis, minnesota, united states, 55402-3601
DIRECTOR COUNSEL, Retail Strategies - Marketing (Job Code)
Date: May 2020
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company, and one of America’s leading retailers.
Target Legal Affairs is a dynamic and deeply knowledgeable team of legal professionals, each with valuable expertise from several disciplines. This team advocates for Target and its business in communities across the nation and works across the entire company to provide internal clients with business and legal advice. Here, you’ll enjoy working autonomously with a healthy work-life balance. Your passion for learning our business and building relationships with senior leaders and key business partners will be essential to tackling the ever-changing legal challenges we face in a dynamic and fast-paced retail landscape. You’ll be challenged and gratified by a role with Target Legal Affairs.
Within Target Legal Affairs, the Retail Strategies team provides value-added legal support to Target’s merchandising, marketing, and innovation teams in advancement of Target’s guest-facing strategies. In the role of Director Counsel, Retail Strategies, you will work on a wide variety of transactions and negotiations supporting Target’s marketing team. In particular, this role will provide legal support to Target’s internal creative production teams and is likely to include a focus on creative services agreements, talent agreements for print, broadcast and influencer talent, production agreements, photography services agreements, location agreements, and music licenses, among other topics. In addition, you will use your legal acumen to advise on new marketing initiatives and strategies, and help businesses design operational processes that meet the company’s legal and business goals. You will create and provide both written and in-person training and self-help tools and retain and manage outside counsel resources.
Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.